Women in Business Q&A: Carin Stutz President, McAlister’s Deli

Carin Stutz was named president of McAlister’s Deli in November 2014. Prior to joining the award-winning fast casual brand, Carin served as president and CEO of Cosi; president, Global business development at Brinker International, the parent company of Chili’s Bar…
McAlister’s Deli Names Carin Stutz as President

Alpharetta, GA  (RestaurantNews.com)  McAlister’s Deli has named Carin Stutz President effective November 17, 2014. McAlister’s Deli is a fast-casual deli concept with more than 330 restaurants in more than 24 states. “Carin’s vast experience in building great teams, creating brand…

Despite six chief executives since going public in 2002, Così Inc. had yet to make a dime of profit. So when the sandwich chain picked its seventh CEO in a decade this year, directors decided to hedge their bets. For…

On a morning visit to Cosi at Grand Avenue and Rush Street, CEO Carin Stutz checked out the prep area where salads and sandwiches are made, practiced her Spanish with the baker rolling out dough for afternoon flatbreads, and told…

Company to Draw on Blum’s Branding and Marketing Expertise Deerfield, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Così, Inc. (NASDAQ: COSI), the fast casual restaurant company, and Brad Blum, owner of BLUM Growth Fund, today entered into an agreement for Blum to provide consulting services…

Carin Stutz, Cosi’s new chief executive, brings more than 30 years of restaurant experience and an abundance of enthusiasm to her new role, both critical attributes in the coming year. The Deerfield-based sandwich chain has been reporting quarterly losses as…

Deerfield, IL  (RestaurantNews.com)  Cosi, Inc. (NASDAQ: COSI), the premium convenience restaurant company, today announced the appointment of Carin L. Stutz as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer and President beginning January 1.   She also will join the Cosi Board of…